Ulinzi Stars coach Dunstan Nyaudo praises Harun Mwale after courageous show

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Mwale, however, admitted that it was not an easy induction into the Kenyan Premier League

Ulinzi Stars youthful defender Harun Mwale attracted praise from his coach Dunstan Nyaudo after a sterling display on his debut against Thika United.

The youngster showed no signs of nervousness in his maiden appearance at the top-flight stage. He, however, admitted that it was not an easy induction into the Kenyan Premier League.

Mwale replaced Omar Mbongi and the 20-year-old defender revealed that early goal by Elvis Nandwa helped him calm his nerves in his day one of the top flight.

“My debut was just fine though a bit shaky at the start. It became a bit easier when we got the goal; I am happy that it came very early and it helped us all to settle in the game,” Mwale told the club's website.

“The competition is there but given a chance I will give my best and leave it to the coach to decide. I know I am up against very experienced players, and I am learning from them every day,” he pointed out.

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 Nyaudo rated Mwale highly after he helped the Soldier to their first victory in five games.

Ulinzi Stars are currently fourth on the log with 33 points.

 

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